Star Indian batsman Virat Kohli showcased his exceptional form during the recently concluded ODI World Cup 2023. Delivering outstanding performances throughout the tournament, Kohli, alongside his teammates, steered the Men in Blue to their fourth ODI World Cup final. Unfortunately, the team faced a setback in the championship clash against the Pat Cummins-led Australia, resulting in disappointment as the Aussies secured their sixth World Cup title. With the conclusion of the World Cup, many fans are now pondering about Kohli’s future. It is important to highlight that Kohli celebrated his 35th birthday in 2023 and will be 39 by the time the next World Cup arrives.
The query about the future plans of seasoned Australian opener David Warner mirrored the speculation surrounding Virat Kohli. Responding on X (formerly referred to as Twitter), Warner addressed a fan’s post on the social media platform, expressing a desire for Kohli to extend his playing career until the 2031 World Cup.
No reason why he can’t, he is very fit and loves the game so much. https://t.co/5iQry4pp4Y
— David Warner (@davidwarner31) November 30, 2023
Virat Kohli emerged as the standout performer for India during the ODI World Cup 2023. Delivering outstanding performances throughout the competition, Kohli played a pivotal role in guiding the Men in Blue to the final. Accumulating an impressive total of 765 runs in 11 World Cup matches, Kohli claimed the title of the tournament’s highest run-scorer. Additionally, the 35-year-old surpassed the longstanding record held by the legendary Sachin Tendulkar by achieving his 50th ODI century.